The WorldNav 7650 truck GPS unit from TeleType has a powerful screen and useful tools for truckers. The screen is a touchscreen with high resolution image display capabilities and provides support for an optional backup camera. The WorldNav 7650 is customizable for a variety of truck sizes and specifications. The price point and the set of features places the WorldNav 7650 at the higher end of the market.
The WorldNav 7650 has a seven inch screen. With 8 GB of memory, the unit provides virtually unlimited waypoint storage. It also has headphone output for using a headpiece. It contains over twelve million points of interest for reference. The Bluetooth capability permits hands free cell phone use. Owners of previous GPS units for WorldNav may be eligible for trade in offers that can reduce the final price of the unit.
The 7650 accounts for routing restrictions, so that it will not direct the driver onto roads that do not permit trucks. These extends to different classes of hazmat transportation as well as different sizes and weights. It will also guide the driver away from low bridges based on the provided truck height. The Lane Assist tool informs drivers which lane they need to be in for their next exit with a visual representation of the upcoming road. It also comes with voice directions that work in both English and Spanish. It will automatically update the route if the driver makes a change, and it will still remember the requirements and restrictions on roads and low bridges. It is easy to set up the unit to account for any combination of truck size, load, length, height, and weight. The WorldNav 7650 has a one year limited warranty on the hardware. Any accessories and the memory card have a 30 day warranty, and the memory card can be backed up on a computer.
|Garmin dezl 760LMT||Rand McNally TND 730||WorldNav 7650|
|Screen Size||7 inch||7 inch||7 inch|
|Screen Resolution||800 x 480 pixels||640 x 480 pixels||800 x 480 pixels|
|Live Traffic Updates||Yes||Requires Subscription||No|
|Free Lifetime Map Updates||Yes||Yes||Yes|
The WorldNav 7650 is an excellent choice for a discerning truck driver who wants more than the most basic features. It fits into the higher end of the trucker GPS market. For anyone who drives several different kinds of trucks, the ability to change the settings easily for different trucks is essential. The automatic updating tool is critical for accounting for sudden route changes due to weather, road closures, or construction.